Nicholson, Bobby Lee

Friday, July 01, 2005

Bobby Lee Nicholson Sr., 67, of Chattanooga, died Saturday, June 25, 2005, in a local health care facility.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lon Nicholson; mother, Bertha Washington; wife, Maggie Nicholson; sons, Clarence and Anthony Nicholson; brothers, Roy and Hansey; and sisters, Sadie and Elizabeth.

He is survived by his daughters, Barbara James and Cynthia (Homer) Davis, both of Chattanooga; sons, Freddrick (Maria) Nicholson, of Clarksville, TN, and Bobby Nicholson Jr., of Los Angeles, CA; sister, Mammie Weaver, of Los Angeles; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Leroy Fitch officiating. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.

The body will lie in state after noon Friday at the funeral home.


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